The Fairy Pools are a natural waterfall phenomenon in Glen Brittle on the Isle of Skye. The pools are a vivid aqua blue and are a popular place for wild swimmers who brave the frigid waters. The habitat of the Fairy Pools hosts a variety of animals, such as red deer, rabbits, and sheep. The area is also host to a large number of birds.
Isle of Skye. / 57.307; -6.230. / 57.307; -6.230. The Isle of Skye, or simply Skye ( / skaɪ /; Scottish Gaelic: An t-Eilean Sgitheanach or Eilean a' Cheò; Scots: Isle o Skye ), is the largest and northernmost of the major islands in the Inner Hebrides of Scotland.
- 1,656 km² (639 sq mi)
- Sgùrr Alasdair, 993 m (3,258 ft)
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Waterfalls running into the River Brittle Glen Brittle (Gleann Breadail in Scottish Gaelic) is a large glen in the south of the Isle of Skye, in Scotland. It runs roughly south to north, along the River Brittle, which has its mouth at Loch Brittle (a sea loch).
Fiskavaig or Fiscavaig (Scottish Gaelic: Fiosgabhaig) is a picturesque crofting settlement on the north-west shore of the Minginish peninsula, Isle of Skye in the Highland Council area. The remains of a stone pier at Fiskavaig Bay where Fiskavaig Burn enters the bay.
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Location Scotland, UK. The Fairy Pools are a natural waterfall phenomenon in Glen Brittle on the Isle of Skye. The pools are a vivid blue and are a popular place for wild swimmers who brave the frigid waters.The habitat of the Fairy Pools hosts a variety of animals, such as red deer, rabbits, and sheep. The area is also host to a large number of birds.
1. The Fairy Pools – Isle of Skye, Scotland Located near the village of Carbost on the Isle of Skye, many visitors come to the pools to admire their crystal clear waters. These so-called "Fairy Pools" embody a sense of magic in their unbelievably blue waters. Visitors can hike through the Glen Brittle forest and…
SKYE. The Fairy Pools, on the way to Glenbrittle, at the foot of the Black Cuillins – a short walk up to and along the small waterfalls and pools, much photographed, stunning in good weather with the mountains looming behind the pools (worth noting that a new parking charge has been introduced, pretty steep at £5, however there is a possibility of parking for free on the roadside fairly close by if you can find a space, or further along if you don’t mind the walk back up the road to the ...
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